Library Election, Coloring Books for Adults, Intro to Babysitting
Howland Public Library eNews                       2016~v.15
This Week at the Library

Coloring Books for Adults
Tuesday, April 26th 6-7:30

Come to unwind, while expressing your creativity! Adult coloring books offer a variety of designs, often intricate, just waiting to get lost in. Both colored pencils and fine tipped markers will be available, along with a wide variety of coloring books to choose pages from.
Author Talk, Nicholas Conti
Thursday, April 28th 6:30-7:30pm

Join local playwright and author, Nicholas Conti, as he talks about his latest novel titled, "The Godmother Wore Prada." Allow women into the mafia? Can fashion help not only clean up the Mob, but revitalize it?
Along with "The Godmother Wore Prada," a variety of Mr. Conti's titles will be available for sale and signing.  
Intro to Babysitting
Saturday, April 30th 11am - 3pm

For ages 10 & up. In this Introduction to Babysitting Course, participants will learn interviewing tips, communication skills, ages and stages of young babies and toddlers, safety and first aid tips, and feeding and caring for children, including diaper changing. A simple test will be administered at the completion of the course and certificates will be distributed. Students may bring a snack and drink for the break.

Please register by contacting Ginny Figlia, Head of Youth Services, at 845-831-1134, x.103 or
Last chance to see the
History of the Howland Library display!

The Beacon Historical Society and the library have teamed up to present "Historical Connections", a series of monthly exhibits exploring the history of Beacon. The displays feature historical objects from the collections of both the library and the historical society. This first exhibit, highlighting the history of the Howland Library closes on Friday, April 29th. The next exhibit, which opens on May 1st, will celebrate Margaret Fuller, author of "Women in the Nineteenth Century." More details to come!
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